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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.